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Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya PradeshåÊBased on 2023 Ranking

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| Updated On - Dec 31, 2022

Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh are IIT Indore, Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management, IIITDM, etc. Madhya Pradesh is home to around 286 engineering colleges, out of them 238 are private and 44 are government colleges. There are 3 IIIT colleges, 1 IIT, and 1 NIT college in Madhya Pradesh. The top engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh offer engineering courses at Diploma, UG (BE and BTech), PG (ME and MTech), and Research (Ph.D.) levels. 

  • IIT Indore, MANIT Bhopal, and Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management are among the top engineering colleges in India by NIRF ranking 2022. The institutes are ranked 16,70 & 78 respectively.
  • Engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh offer various specializations in Engineering such as Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, IT, etc. CSE and Mechanical Engineering are the most sought-after courses in Madhya Pradesh.
  • Diploma in engineering courses is offered by about 37 institutions in Madhya Pradesh. Amongst the top Engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh, 247 colleges offer the BTech/BE program, and 178 offer the MTech/ME Program. Research aspirates can choose from a set of 48 colleges. 
  • Admission to the top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh is done based on scores of entrance examinations such as JEE Mains, JEE Advanced, MP PET, etc.  
  • The average fees for pursuing Engineering courses in Madhya Pradesh range from INR 3,00,000 to INR 15,00,000.

Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh: Rank Wise

Rankings help students decide to choose the best engineering college. Keeping this in mind, multiple ranking agencies like NIRF, The Week, Outlook, etc. provide a ranking of top engineering colleges in India every year. Here is the comparison of top engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh rank-wise, based on the rankings provided by multiple agencies.

Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh: NIRF Ranking 2022

National Institutional Ranking Framework also known as NIRF  is a methodology adopted by the Indian government to rank top Education institutions in India. NIRF ranks an Institute based on 5 different parameters. It is under the Ministry of Education. Every year NIRF publishes ranking lists of top Institutions in India for 8 different domains. NIRF is the most trustworthy and popular Ranking agency in India.

As mentioned above NIRF ranks a college based on 5 major parameters which carry different weightage to get a ranking. The following chart shows the weightage allocated to different parameters considered by NIRF for the ranking of top colleges in India.

Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh
  • IIT Indore has dropped 3 places from the 2021 rankings and now occupies the 16th position.
  • MANIT, Bhopal has also dropped 10 places since the 2021 ranking and now occupies the 70th position.
  • Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management, Gwalior saw the biggest improvement and is placed at 78th in the latest rankings.
  • Amity University Gwalior made it to the list for the first time in 2020. The college is placed 153 on the list of top engineering colleges in India.

The following is the list of top engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh as per the NIRF Rankings 2022.

NIRF Ranking 2022 College Name NIRF Score
16 Indian Institute of Technology Indore 61.68
70 Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology 44.63
78 Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management 42.56
82 Pandit Dwarka Prasad Mishra Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing (IIITDM) Jabalpur 41.79
153 Amity University, Gwalior 36.49
167 Rabindranath Tagore University 35.62
201 - 250 Shri G. S. Institute of Technology & Science -
251 - 300 Lakshmi Narain College of Technology -
251 - 300 Lakshmi Narain College of Technology -
251 - 300 Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya -

Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh: Outlook Ranking 2022

Outlook also known as Outlook ICARE is one of India's most popular and trusted private Ranking agencies. Every year it publishes Ranking lists of top Institutes for different domains. Outlook ranks an Institute based on various parameters like placement records, Education quality, etc.

The following infographic represents the weightage of individual different parameters based on which Outlook ranks a college/ University:

Outlook India Parameters and Weightage

  • Outlook has ranked LNCT Bhopal as the best engineering college in Madhya Pradesh. The Institute is ranked 38 with an overall outlook Icare score of 454.53.
  • IES College of Technology is ranked at 58th place with an Outlook score of 425.23 followed by the School of Engineering & Technology, ITM University at 68.
  • Medi Caps University is one of the best private Engineering colleges in India. It is spotted at 69 with an Outlook score of 418.54.
  • Some of the other top Engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh include SAGE Institute of Research & Technology, AKS University Satna, Shri Ram Institute of Technology Jabalpur, etc.
Outlook Ranking 2022 College Name  Outlook Score
38 Lakshmi Narayan Institute of Technology - LNCT Bhopal 454.53
58 IES College of Technology, Bhopal 425.23
68 School of Engineering & Technology, ITM University, Gwalior  419.43
69 Medi Caps University, Indore 418.54
70 Sagar Institute of Research and Technology, Bhopal 418.22
81 SAGE Institute of Research & Technology, Indore 411.94
89 JLU School of Engineering & Technology, Bhopal 396.52
99 AKS University, Satna 380.09
101-160 Shri Ram Institute of Technology, Jabalpur -
101-160 Sagar Institute of Research and Technology, Indore -

Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh: The Times Ranking 2022

The Times is an English daily newspaper and digital media. It is the third-largest newspaper in India by circulation and one of the largest-selling English-language daily newspapers in the world. Together Optimal Media Solutions - The Times and Avance India have conducted a survey and released a list of top Engineering colleges in India.

As per The Times 2022 ranking, IPS Academy, Institute Of Engineering & Science Indore is the best Engineering college in Madhya Pradesh. The Institute has a seat intake of 1206 for BE/ BTech courses and 198 for ME/ MTech courses.

  • The Times published a list of 170 top Engineering colleges in India which include 5 best Engineering colleges from Madhya Pradesh. 
  • IPS Academy, Institute Of Engineering & Science Indore is ranked 38 followed by Shri Ram Institute of Technology Jabalpur at 76th place.
  • Medi Caps University Indore has managed to secure 79th place and is one of the best Private Engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh.
  • The list also includes Acropolis Institute of Technology & Research Indore and RKDF Institute Of Science & Technology Bhopal.

Tabulated below are the Top Engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh ranked by The Times Ranking 2022.

The Times Ranking 2022 College Name 
38 IPS Academy, Institute Of Engineering & Science, Indore
76 Shri Ram Institute of Technology, Jabalpur
79 Medi Caps University, Indore
88 Acropolis Institute of Technology & Research, Indore
155 RKDF Institute Of Science & Technology (Constituent Unit Of Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan University- Private University), Bhopal

Top BTech Colleges in Madhya Pradesh

Tabulated below is the list of top BTech Colleges in Madhya Pradesh as per NIRF Ranking 2021.

Rank College Name NIRF Score
1 Indian Institute of Technology, Indore 62.56
2 Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal 45.02
3 Indian Institute of Information Technology Design & Manufacturing, Jabalpur 41.17
4 Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management, Gwalior 38.33
5 Amity University, Gwalior 35.02
6 Shri G. S. Institute of Technology & Science, Indore 33.49
7 Lakshmi Narain College of Technology, Bhopal 33.23
8 Rabindranath Tagore University, Raisen 33.07

Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh: ROI (Return on Investment)

Return on Investment is the factor calculated by comparing the annual fees of the college with the placement package offered by the college. The table below ranks the top engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh as per the ROI factor associated with the college

College Name Average Annual Fees Average Placement Package ROI Rank*
Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology INR 65,000 INR 7,57,000 1
Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management INR 1,49,400 INR 14,50,000 2
Indian Institute of Technology, Indore INR 2,34,000 INR 18,87,000 3
IES College of Technology INR 55,000 INR 3,80,000 4
Pandit Dwarka Prasad Mishra Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design, and Manufacturing INR 1,37,600 INR 7,41,000 5
Lakshmi Narain College of Technology INR 84,000 INR 4,00,000 6
Technocrats Institute of Technology INR 1,08,000 INR 3,25,000 7

*ROI Percentage={(Average Annual Fee)/(Average Placement Package)}*100%

MANIT Bhopal ranks as the best engineering college in Madhya Pradesh ROI-wise also.

Top 10 Private Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh

The top private Engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh include SAGE University, Bhopal, LNCT Bhopal, Avantika University Ujjain, and many others. Tabulated below are the top 10 private Engineering colleges in MP along with their fee structure:

Top Government Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh

The top Government Engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh along with their fee structure are mentioned below:

College Name Annual fees(INR)
IIT Indore 2,29,000
MANIT, Bhopal 64,939
ABV IIITM, Gwalior 1,49,000
RKDF University, Bhopal 55,000
APSU, Rewa 40,000
IET-DAVV, Indore 82,961
IIITDM, Jabalpur 1,59,000
JEC, Jabalpur 22,300
UEC, Ujjain 25,151
MCR-PSV, Bhopal 25,000

Top Engineering Colleges In Bhopal

There are around 104 engineering colleges in Bhopal that offer Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Ph.D. level programs. The following is the list of top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal with fee structures.

College Names Average Fees
MANIT Bhopal INR 64,939
VIT Bhopal University INR 198,000
RKDF University, Bhopal INR 50,000
University Institute of Technology  INR 23,920
IIIT Bhopal INR 180,000
Jagran Lakecity University  INR 115,000
LNCT University INR 1,00,000
Lakshmi Narain College of Technology  INR 66,000 
Technocrats Institute Of Technology INR 74,400
Sagar Institute of Science and Technology  INR 64,000 

Top Engineering colleges in Indore

Indore houses 61 out of the 286 engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh. The following is the list of top Engineering colleges in Indore with fee structures.

Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh: Admission Process

In Madhya Pradesh, there are 286 engineering colleges, out of which 44 are public and 238 are private engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh. These colleges offer different engineering courses like BTech, MTech, and Ph.D. in Engineering. More than 240 Engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh are approved by AICTE and 53 are approved by UGC.

Admission to most of the top Engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh is done through the scores of the JEE, and GATE, exams. Some universities/colleges consider scores of the MP PPT (Madhya Pradesh Pre-Polytechnic Test) and some conduct their entrance exams for admission. However, there are some universities like Shri Krishna University Chattarpur, JNCTS Bhopal, etc offering Direct admission.

Read More: How to prepare for GATE

Admissions to different colleges are done through various engineering entrance exams. Some of these exams and the no. of colleges accepting their scores are given below.

Entrance Exams  No. Of Colleges Accepting Score
JEE Main 120 
GATE 108 
MP PPT 21
ITM NEST 1
VITEEE 1
JEE Advanced  1
NPAT 1
VITMEE 1

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Indore

Indian Institute of Technology is one of the top engineering colleges and has distinguished itself from other institutes in the field of innovation in pedagogy and research.

  • The institute offers B.Tech, M.Tech, and Ph.D. programs in Computer science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgy Engineering & Material Science, and Civil Engineering.
  • Each department and discipline has a student strength of 60, except for the Metallurgy Engineering & Material Science, and Civil Engineering disciplines.
  • These 2 departments were started in 2016 and have a student strength of 40 each.
  • The institute offers overall 260 seats for each of the degree courses B.Tech, M.Tech, and Ph.D. in the field of engineering.

IIT Indore Placements 2022

IIT Indore, Madhya Pradesh inaugurated its 2022 placement drive, wherein during the first phase of the placement process.

  • In the placement drive of 2022, the highest CTC stood at INR 60 LPA.
  • During the placement drive of 2022, the average CTC stood at INR 25 LPA.
  • Around 200 students have been placed.
  • Some of the top recruiters including Goldman Sachs, Razor Pay, and Oracle participated in the placement drive of 2022.
Batch Placement Statistics (2021-22)
The number of Students Placed 200
Highest CTC INR 60 LPA
Average CTC INR 25 LPA
Top Recruiters Goldman Sachs, Razor Pay, and Oracle

Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT), Bhopal

Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT) is another top engineering college in Madhya Pradesh that has been identified by multiple major ranking agencies like NIRF, Outlook India, etc. It is one of the top 10 Engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh. 

  • The annual BTech fee for MANIT is INR 65,000 and INR 94,000 for MTech. 
  • The average annual package offered by the recruiters to the last year's students was INR 7,57,000 and the highest package for the same batch was INR 42,00,000.?

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management (ABVIIITM), Gwalior

Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute Of Information Technology And Management - [ABV IIITM], Gwalior or commonly known as IIIT Gwalior was established in 1997. It offers various Engineering courses with several specializations. Every year more than 50 popular companies including Google India, BYJU, etc visit the college campus to participate in placement.  The average CTC offered to students in 2021 is around INR 16,85,000 per annum.

The table below represents the placement data for the year 2021 at IIITM Gwalior:

Particulars  Placements Statistics
No. of Companies Participated 50+
No. of Students Placed 250+
Average CTC INR 59.27 LPA
Highest CTC  INR 16.85 LPA
Top Recruiters Google, BYJU’s, Samsung, Rakuten, Goldman Sachs, etc

Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh: Entrance Exam Wise

These colleges accept scores of different engineering entrance exams such as JEE Main, JEE Advanced for BTech degrees, and GATE for MTech degrees. Some colleges also accept MP State Entrance Exams for Engineering. Check the list of top engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh accepting these different exams.

Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh Accepting JEE Score

The joint Entrance Examination (JEE) is an entrance exam conducted by IITs across the country to provide admission to the top engineering colleges in India. The exam takes place in two stages: JEE Main and JEE Advanced. Some of the top engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh accepting JEE Main are:

  • Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT), Bhopal
  • ABVIIITM Gwalior
  • Rewa Engineering College, Rewa

Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh Accepting MP PPT

Madhya Pradesh Pre-Polytechnic Test (MP PPT) is conducted once a year by MPPEB (Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board) for admission in various diploma programs and polytechnic institutes. Some of the top engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh accepting MP PPT scores are:

  • Lakshmi Narain College of Technology (LNCT), Jabalpur
  • Mittal Institute of Technology (MIT), Bhopal
  • Malwa Institute of Technology, Indore
  • Ojaswini Institute of Management and Technology, Damoh

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Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh: Placement Wise

On-campus placement for engineering graduates is a significant factor to choose any college for engineering.

  • The average package for engineering offered in these colleges is INR 5-8 lakh per annum.
  • These colleges witness 50-80 recruiters visiting their campuses every year for placements.
  • The highest packages in some of these colleges have crossed the mark of INR 30,00,000.

The top engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh, as per their placement statistics, are compared in the chart below.

Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh Placements

Source: Official Institute Websites

These placements depend upon the specialization you choose and are often maximum for engineering specializations. Check the list of these colleges by clicking on the links below.

Best Engineering Colleges in MP for Computer Science

Computer Science is the most popular engineering branch in India and offers the most lucrative job placement opportunities. Some of the top engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh for Computer Science are:

  • IIT Indore
  • MANIT Bhopal
  • ABVIIITM Gwalior
  • Rewa College of Engineering, Rewa

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Top Chemical Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh

College Name Fees (INR)
MANIT, Bhopal 64,939
JUET, Guna 1,89,450
Swami Vivekanand University 44,000
Ujjain Engineering College 22,751
SGSITS 75,550
LNCT 66,000
Shri Krishna University 46,000

Top Aeronautical Engineering Colleges in India

College Name Fees (INR)
Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidhyalaya 44,500
SSSUTMS 53,000

Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh: FAQs

Ques. Which is the Best College for Engineering in MP?

Ans. IIT Indore, Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology Bhopal, ITM University Gwalior, and LNCT Bhopal are some of the best Engineering colleges in MP.

Ques. How many govt engineering colleges are there in Madhya Pradesh?

Ans. There is 44 Govt. Engineering colleges in MP. These colleges/universities offer several Engineering courses at UG, PG, and Masters's levels with various specializations. 

Ques. How is LNCT for CSE?

Ans. Lakshmi Narain College of Technology or LNCT Bhopal is one of the most prestigious and well-renowned institutions across the country. LNCT offers very good placement opportunities, especially in the CS/IT branch. 

Ques. How many Iits are there in MP?

Ans. There is only one IIT in MP which is IIT Indore. However, Madhya Pradesh is home to 3 IIITs and 1 NIT, and more than 280 best Engineering colleges in India. 

Ques. Do colleges in MP offer direct admission to Engineering courses?

Ans. Yes, there are very few engineering colleges in MP offering Direct admission. Shri Krishna University Chattarpur, Mittal Institute of Technology, and Bhabha Engineering Research Institute are some of the popular among them. 

Ques. Are any Engineering colleges in MP offering Distance Education?

Ans. Madhya Pradesh Bhoj (Open) University - [MPBOU], Bhopal is the one and only University in MP offering Distance Education. 

Ques. How many engineering colleges are there in Bhopal?

Ans. There are 104 Engineering colleges in Bhopal. Around 93 colleges in Bhopal offer BE/ BTech courses with various specializations. 

Ques. How admissions are done to the top Engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh? 

Ans. Admission to the top Engineering Colleges in Madhya Pradesh is based on scores of entrance examinations such as JEE Mains, JEE Advanced, GATE, etc. 

Ques. What is the average cost of pursuing Engineering courses in Madhya Pradesh? 

Ans. The average fees for pursuing Engineering courses in Madhya Pradesh range between INR 3,00,000 to INR 15,00,000. 

Ques. Which are the best Engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh with good placements?

Ans. Some of the best Engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh with good placements include IIT Indore, MANIT Bhopal, Rewa College of Engineering, Ujjain Engineering College, and many others.

Ques. Is there any IIT or NIT in Madhya Pradesh for B.Tech?

Ans. Yes, there is an IIT in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. NIT is named Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology and is situated in Bhopal.

Ques. What are some of the top engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh?

Ans. Some of the top engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh based on various significant factors and rankings are:

  • Indian Institute of Technology, Indore
  • Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology
  • Lakshmi Narain College of Technology
  • ABV IIITM

Ques. Can one take admitted to IIT Indore based on JEE Main score?

Ans. No, IIT Indore gives admission based on JEE Advanced scores only. One has to clear JEE Main first and then appear for JEE Advanced to take admission to IIT Indore.

Ques. How to apply for admission to Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology?

Ans. After appearing in the JEE Main exam, students can directly opt for Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology.

Ques. What is the average placement package offered by IIT Indore in the last years?

Ans. IIT Indore, one of the prestigious institutions in India, is offering great placement opportunities to students. For the 2021 batch, the average package was INR 18,87,000.

Ques. Does Lakshmi Narain College of Technology (LNCT Bhopal) accept the JEE Main score?

Ans. Yes, Lakshmi Narain College of Technology accepts both JEE as well as MP PPT exam scores.

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Top Engineering Colleges in Madhya PradeshåÊBased on 2023 Ranking

Popularity
PopularityRatingHighest FeesLowest Fees

Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management - [ABVIIITM]

M.Phil/Ph.D in Engineering

75.07 K

ME/M.Tech

1.42 Lakhs


NIRFranking 106 out of 300 in 2021